Friday, 24. October 2014
During the peak month of August this year the Algarve hosted 608,000 tourists, which is 16.3 percent up on figures from last August and which equalled three million nights spent in the region.
Friday, 24. October 2014
The Golden Triangle area of the Algarve is synonymous with luxurious properties, championship golf and the best that the Algarve has to offer and the Golden Triangle Exhibition is a chance to experience all of this in one place.
Wednesday, 22. October 2014
Oct 21 (Reuters) - Portugal's government has added 1.5 billion euros to the country's bank resolution fund but sees no need for new rescue loans to the successor of Banco Espirito Santo (BES) or other
Saturday, 18. October 2014
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Sunday, 12. October 2014
THE search for Madeleine McCann has received a huge boost with a new prosecutor being brought in to help speed up the case.
Saturday, 11. October 2014
Investments made in Portugal as part of the “golden visa” programme were in excess of 1 billion euros in the first two years of the special regime for Residency for Investment Activity (ARI), the Portuguese government said in a statement.
To date, 1,649 ARI permits have been granted, in return for total investment of 1.002 billion euros, of which 95.5 million euros were capital transfers and 906.5 million euros were invested in property.
Friday, 10. October 2014
The Pine Cliffs resort in Albufeira has emerged as one of the resorts in Portugal that has issued the highest number of Gold Visas to clients since the scheme’s launch in 2012.
Over the past year the resort has issued 70 of the residency permits to its clients, who to acquire the visa would have had to invest at least half a million euros in property.
Tuesday, 07. October 2014
With the UK weather starting to turn miserable, it's the ideal time for the European Tour to seek out some sunshine in the Algarve.
This week's Portugal Masters heads once again to the popular tourist destination of Vilamoura, where Oceanico Victoria Golf Club will stage the tournament for the eighth year running.
Friday, 26. September 2014
A 31-year-old man originally from Arbroath, Scotland, has gone missing in Lagos (Western Algarve) less than a month after moving to Portugal to start a new job at a local eatery.
According to details on his Facebook page, missing Scot Jon Anderson Edwards had started a new job as a sous chef at the Rockfood Café at the end of August.
His last posting on the social network site was on 12 September and he is believed to have disappeared between 13-15 September.
Mr. Edwards' mother, Lesley Edwards has posted an appeal on her ......
Thursday, 25. September 2014
The Biergarten is a little piece of Deutschland in the western Algarve. This Munich-style beer garden has spacious seating inside and out, with beer maids wearing dirndls, colorful murals depicting Bavarian life and even a maypole. An authentic “oom-pah” band, Münchner Gaudiblosn, flown in for the festival, plays nightly starting at 19:00. Plenty of Erdinger beer, from one of Germany’s favorite breweries, is on tap.